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Landscape Architecture


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Landscape architecture is the art of planning, designing, maintaining, rehabilitating and preserving the green space and design of man-made constructions. Landscape architecture degrees focus on topics such as architectural design, site planning, living space design, urban planning, urban design, park planning, regional planning, and historic preservation. Landscape architecture also continues to create innovative solutions to current issues related to green space aesthetics of roads, parks and gardens. Programmes reunite numerous elements from others disciplines including: botany, climatology, topography and floriculture.

Bachelors and Masters in Landscape Architecture cover topics such as: plants and their applications, digital landscape graphics, social factors in environmental design, cultural landscape, technical drawing, history of public spaces.

Students of landscape architecture degrees develop skills in aesthetic sensitivity and environmental awareness, as well as creativity in emphasizing the practical applications of design solutions. A landscape architect requires an in-depth knowledge of biology, geography, as well as of the main characteristics of soil and air masses.

Landscape architecture graduates follow careers in lawn administration, maintenance and recondition of green areas. They may work as urban planners, landscape architects, cartographers, floriculture consultants, and more.

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Suggested Short Courses in Landscape Architecture

Certificate Contemporary Architecture

The Contemporary Architecture programme offered by the European Cultural Academy takes place during the Venice Biennale. After the course you will better understand the relationship between People and Place, we use the city of Venice as an example. You will also visit the Architecture Biennale and have a practical workshop.

Short Course Landscape Architecture - An Introduction

Join the Landscape Architecture - An Introduction course at the University of the Arts London and through practical and theoretical study, you will be introduced to the fundamentals of designing urban landscapes whilst taking on a design project of your own.

United Kingdom
Diploma Landscaping - UK

The International Career Institute (ICI) - UK's Landscaping - UK course has been designed in consultation with the landscaping industry and teaches you the skills that you need to succeed quickly and conveniently. 

United Kingdom